Delorey Family History

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Delorey Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of the northern French habitational name Delory, a variant (with the preposition de) of Lory.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Deloney, Demory, Devore, Deloy, Deloria, Delaney, Deloge, Demore

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Delorey Family Origin

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Delorey Family Occupations

What did your Delorey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Blacksmith and Seaman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delorey. The most common Delorey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Delorey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Delorey family was Farmer'S Son.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Seaman

    6%
  • Farmer'S Son

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Delorey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Delorey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Delorey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delorey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Delorey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Delorey. For the veterans among your Delorey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delorey Life Expectancy

What is the average Delorey lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Delorey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Delorey in 1942 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delorey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delorey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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